Ruth Brasell

BioID: 
97
Last Name: 
Brasell
First Name: 
Ruth
Experience: 
Farm wife and teacher in one-room schoolhouse
  • Age: 82
  • Interview Date: 4/16/1973
  • Interviewer: Marjorie Taylor, University of Illinois at Springfield
  • Interview Length: 98 minutes Sit Down Interview
  • County: Cass
  • Ruth Brasell graduated in 1910 and went to Western Illinois Teacher's College and was a teacher for over 20 years. In 1914, Ruth married her husband and quit teaching to be a farmer's wife until she was widowed and returned to teaching in a one room school house in 1928. 
County: 
Cass
Gender: 
Female
Interview Decade: 
1970s
Age at Interview: 
80s
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